What is a cookie?
A cookie is a simple small file that is sent with the pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or other device. The information stored therein may be sent back to our servers on your next visit.
Use of session cookies
Using a session cookie we can see which parts of the website you have viewed during this visit. This enables us to adapt our service as much as possible to the surfing behaviour of our visitors. These cookies are automatically deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Use of permanent cookies
Using a permanent cookie we can recognise you when you visit our website again. This is a so-called functional cookie. This allows the website to be tailored to your preferences. Even if you have given permission to place cookies, we can remember this by means of a cookie. This saves you having to repeat your preferences over and over again, thus saving you time and making our website more pleasant to use. Permanent cookies can be removed through the settings of your browser.
List of cookies
Via our website, a cookie from the US company Google is placed as part of the “Analytics” service. This concerns an analytical cookie. We use this service to track and get reports about how visitors use the website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or insofar as third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. We have no influence on this. We have not authorised Google to use the analytics information obtained for other Google services.
The information that Google collects is anonymised as far as possible. We have asked Google to mask your IP address and have concluded a processing agreement with Google.
Our website contains buttons to promote (“like”) or share (“tweet”) web pages on the social networks LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Google+. These buttons work through pieces of code that originate from these parties themselves. Cookies are placed by means of this code. We have no influence on this. Read the privacy statements of these companies (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these cookies.
The information they collect is anonymised as much as possible. The information is transferred to and stored by Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and LinkedIn on servers in the United States. These companies have declared that they will adhere to the Privacy Shield agreement that has been made between the United States and the European Union. This means that there is an adequate level of protection for the processing of personal data.
Right to access and correct or delete your data
You have the right to request access to and correction or deletion of your data. Please refer to our contact page and privacy statement. To prevent abuse, we may ask you to provide adequate identification. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the settings of your browser.
Enabling and disabling cookies
More information on enabling, disabling and deleting cookies can be found in the instructions and/or by using the help function of your browser.